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The '''Office of Naval Research''' ('''ONR'''), headquartered in Arlington, Virginia
), is the office within the United States Department of the Navy
that coordinates, executes, and promotes the science and technology programs of the U.S. Navy and Marine Corps through schools, universities, government laboratories, nonprofit and for-profit organizations.
ONR, as it is frequently referred to, reports to the U.S. Secretary of the Navy
through the Assistant Secretary of the Navy for Research, Development and Acquisition
. The Chief of Naval Research
(CNR) is Rear Adm. Mathias W. Winter and the Vice Chief of Naval Research is BGen Kevin Killea, United States Marine Corps, who also serves as Director of USMC Futures Directorate and Commanding General of the Marine Corps Warfighting Lab (MCWL
ONR executes its...